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  1. Ric2013 replied to the thread Radiator Valve Question.

    Possibly, but if he has his stat in one of the rooms that he actually wants to heat (rather than a corridor), then he can have the...

    Nov 25, 2017 at 10:41 AM
  2. Ric2013 rated Chuck's post Agree in the thread Radiator Valve Question.

    It may be a temporary measure so the the system can be used over the weekend until the installation is finished on Monday..

    Nov 24, 2017 at 11:19 PM
  3. Ric2013 replied to the thread Radiator Valve Question.

    Oh no! The OP reminds me of me. In fairness, I'm going to have to agree with the others: leave it for now. If you explain to the...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 11:19 PM
  4. Ric2013 replied to the thread I am I too old for an apprenticeship?.

    Are you discriminating against 17-year olds now? ;) That said, I remember being younger than the OP and trying to get an apprenticeship...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 10:53 PM
  5. Ric2013 replied to the thread Young Plumber Immigrating..

    Volunteer on a US project, meet cute hippy girl... ?

    Nov 24, 2017 at 10:28 PM
  6. Ric2013 rated snowhead's post Agree in the thread Air Pressure Switch Clarification.

    I doubt it.

    Nov 24, 2017 at 3:54 PM
  7. Ric2013 liked jtsplumbing's post in the thread Air Pressure Switch Clarification.

    Clue ! Air Pressure Switch, yes the fan needs to be running, have a look on line, how a fan powered boiler works YouTube video clips may...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 3:54 PM
  8. Ric2013 replied to the thread help required with some central heating problems.

    1. Unless this radiator is being run as a bypass or if the room stat is in the same room as the rad, then not ideal, but if it doesn't...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 3:51 PM
  9. Ric2013 replied to the thread New member, can someone help check quality of this boiler install?.

    I've now found the 150mm in Document G of the building regs (though I still wonder whether extensive research resulted in the 150mm...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 10:48 AM
  10. Ric2013 replied to the thread Young Plumber Immigrating..

    I think the OP needs to move to LA first. Can't see training in UK and moving to the USA after to be the best solution: his...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 10:01 AM
  11. Ric2013 rated Chuck's post Funny in the thread Young Plumber Immigrating..

    Your current plan is essentially the plot to a 1970s porn movie: Step 1: Train as plumber Step 2: Move to LA Step 3: Do work on Movie...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 9:54 AM
  12. Ric2013 rated firemant's post Agree in the thread Cost to repaire boiler.

    Yes, possibly, but you then have to get legal, And who can be bothered when your arse is freezing? :)

    Nov 24, 2017 at 9:51 AM
  13. Ric2013 replied to the thread Sealing washing machine drain to prevent smells.

    Letting air in, as you say. But too many words now and thissis and thesees and thoses. Can you do a sketch of what is there and what...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 9:51 AM
  14. Ric2013 rated SavageW's post Agree in the thread New member, can someone help check quality of this boiler install?.

    Yeh re running gas pipework,sizing it correctly from the meter,taking consideration of other gas appliances an the distance.Your...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 9:48 AM
  15. Ric2013 rated Matchless.plumb's post Agree in the thread Cost to repaire boiler.

    What is the quote given if you don't mind me asking

    Nov 23, 2017 at 6:05 PM